€31,023
Avg. Salary
€12.30
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Sous Chef is €12.30 per hour.

The average pay for a Sous Chef is €31,023 per year.

€9.73
10%
€12.30
50%
€15.30
90%
MEDIAN €12.30
€24k
10%
€31k
50%
€37k
90%
MEDIAN €31,023
€23,950 - €37,060
€24K
€31K
€37K
MEDIAN: €31,023
10%
50%
90%
€9.73 - €15.30
€9
€12
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MEDIAN: €12.30
10%
50%
90%
€0€37K
Salary €23,950 - €37,060
Bonus €253 - €5,117
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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€21,405 - €36,378
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 138
Hourly Data €0€20
Hourly Rate €9.73 - €15.30
Hourly Tips €0.00 - €1.94
Overtime €11.76 - €20.95
Annual Data €0€36K
Bonus €253 - €5,117
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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€21,405 - €36,378
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 142

Job Description for Sous Chef

The position of Sous Chef requires prime management skills and the ability to control the kitchen before, during, and after every service. The Sous Chef is in charge of a majority of the kitchen staff and must be able to manage the kitchen operations on a day-to-day basis. This person is in charge of disciplining staff and, in some cases, terminating them. The Sous Chef also deals with quality control issues and has a major say in creating new menu items and updating older ones.

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Sous Chef Tasks
  • Assist management of food preparation, planning, and production.
  • Substitute for the executive chef or line cooks when off-duty or during staff shortages.
  • Supervise kitchen staff.

Sous Chef Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Sous Chef

Pay by Experience for a Sous Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Sous Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €26,000 based on 83 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sous Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €29,000 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Sous Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €30,000 based on 119 salaries. A Sous Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €31,000 based on 41 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

3%

-2%

-8%

-17%

National Average: €29,183

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Sous Chef Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Sous Chef?

Sous Chef in Tralee:
"Rising town."
Pros: It is a town that is on the rise and has bright future ahead
Cons: For many year town hard bad reputation

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Sous Chef Salaries

▲7%

▲4%

National Average
€29,000

▼1%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 99%